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STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Note new website "pleasantonteaparty . com"

On April 15th in Pleasanton (Santa Rita & Black Ave.), tell Washington, Sacramento, and local government officials what you...

Original post made by Paul on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 4:43 pm | 5 comments | 1375 Views

AROUND TOWN

Steady Support for FireHouse Arts Center

The Pleasanton Cultural Arts Foundation (PCAF) is sponsoring “That’s Entertainment: A Gala Benefiting the Firehouse Arts...

Original post made by Claudette McDermott on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 2:31 pm | 4 comments | 1198 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

More CENSORSHIP from the Oh-So-Tolerant Pleasanton Weekly!

I placed a link to a site on "pjtv . com" which provides information that the mainstream media simply does not air. This...

Original post made by # on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 5, 2009 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 1519 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home Sales

This week's data represents homes sold during February 2009 Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/story.php?story_id=5359...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2009
Last comment by Don't buy Schaefer, on Apr 5, 2009 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 1197 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Censorship of No On Parcel Tax Postings

Wow, it's getting more and more difficult to use the Town Square Forum to share information and offer opinions because the...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 5 comments | 1213 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

History Repeats Itself - Deja Vu Anybody?

While cleaning house, I found this letter... how naive the writer was to think a worse time could not come! 27 Jan 2003 Pleasanton...

Original post made by John Adams on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:36 pm | 3 comments | 1269 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

RE: Building community takes a village

I applaud Margaret Fuquea's courageous letter to the editor in today's Pleasanton Weekly. I too am considered a second class...

Original post made by Ro on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sandy, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:31 pm | 4 comments | 1287 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CONTINUED -- Newspaper - Conflict of Interest?

Amazing. The thread started with this post was closed/locked to only registered users. Jeb knows this will essentially...

Original post made by Another Gatetree Resident on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 4, 2009 at 4:37 pm | 10 comments | 1445 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

You Won't Learn About This On NBC, CBS, ABC, CNN, etc...

(Post removed by Pleasanton Weekly Online staff.)...

Original post made by # on Apr. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1458 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Open Response to a Board Member's Email

I am a former board member who has been watching the parcel tax issue. I decided to email the current board about the state...

Original post made by Kathleen Ruegsegger on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by Kathleen, on Apr 4, 2009 at 8:49 am | 9 comments | 1739 Views

AROUND TOWN

Helicopters at night

Several nights this week, we have had helicopters circling overhead for several hours. Does anyone know what they are doing,...

Original post made by Dennis on Apr. 4, 2009
Last comment by found out about this, on Apr 4, 2009 at 8:28 am | 3 comments | 1503 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cinderella Is In Town

Actually 2500 Cinderellas are in town riding their bikes in the annual Cinderella Classic and Challenge. Pleasanton is home...

Original post made by Steve Rosefield on Apr. 4, 2009
There are no comments yet. 1107 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

CONTINUED -- Newspaper - Conflict of Interest?

Posted by Sensibly Save Our Schools, a resident of the Another Pleasanton neighborhood neighborhood, 15 hours ago Mike, I...

Original post made by Another Gatetree Resident on Apr. 3, 2009
Last comment by Sensibly Save Our Schools, on Apr 4, 2009 at 6:41 am | 2 comments | 1221 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids are taking over our forum

I don't know if ir's just me, but it seems that a many comments are being made by some kids who are mocking our serious dicussions....

Original post made by Molly on Mar. 20, 2009
Last comment by Really?, on Apr 4, 2009 at 4:48 am | 12 comments | 1400 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pleasanton TEA (Taxed Enough ALready) Party!! April 15th!

Pleasae come out and let your voice be heard. This is a Bi-partisan event. Pleasanton TEA Party Date: Wednesday, April...

Original post made by Dr. B on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 10:50 pm | 20 comments | 2882 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Court orders reduction in prison population

A three-judge federal panel has tentatively ruled that the population of California's severely overcrowded prisons must be...

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2009
Last comment by Lucky Guy, on Apr 3, 2009 at 9:59 pm | 19 comments | 1690 Views

RESTAURANTS

Railroad Ave Eatery?

I'm helping with a viability survey for a potential new business in the vicinity of the future Firehouse Arts Center on Railroad...

Original post made by Resident on Feb. 25, 2009
Last comment by 9grand, on Apr 3, 2009 at 9:42 pm | 17 comments | 2325 Views

STATE, NATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL

Oakland PD Officers

What a tragedy. Those poor families. ...

Original post made by Pro-Law on Mar. 22, 2009
Last comment by Cholo, on Apr 3, 2009 at 4:30 pm | 23 comments | 2006 Views

AROUND TOWN

Property Tax Bill

I was just paying my property tax bill (2nd installment due by April 10th) and noticed a charge for "Voter Approved Debt...

Original post made by BJ on Apr. 1, 2009
Last comment by Stacey, on Apr 3, 2009 at 3:49 pm | 24 comments | 2396 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Practice What You Preach

Below is a posting made by Gina Channell-Allen (can be found on Publishers' Blog) in which she discusses identity theft,...

Original post made by John on Apr. 2, 2009
Last comment by resident, on Apr 3, 2009 at 3:42 pm | 14 comments | 1431 Views
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